Cell phone data plan comparison: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon and more

Josh Smith
woman talking on cell phone
woman talking on cell phone

Cell phone data plans are hard to escape these days as hundreds of thousands of Google Android phones and Apple iPhones are activated every day. These smartphones bring access to the Web, streaming music, videos and apps -- all of which require a data connection to work. Most carriers now require a data package of some kind to be sold alongside these phones.